Wood: sculpture

Description
One carved wood sculpture of an enthroned male figure. Depicted wearing a blue-painted hat and bearing a tasseled sceptre in his right hand. The figure's face and robes are painted in gold pigment. String is attached to the figure's head to emulate a long moustache and beard. The throne is a simple cubic structure painted red with gold highlighting. Iconography consistent with Zaoshen - the so-called Kitchen God.
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Measurements
Dimensions L x W: 150 x 88mm
Dimensions L x W: 130 x 102mm
Named collection
Other Id
C1960.64
51
Catalogue number
C1960.64

Colours


Part of 1 highlight set

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